Set up in 1977, the North West Film Archive preserves moving images made in or about Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Cumbria and offers a variety of access services to users in the public, academic and commercial sectors.
This film is part of Free
Chorlton Road, Sponsored Walks and Youth Centre Construction
An opportunity to visit the Sharon Full Gospel Church of Manchester, and the young members of its congregation.
From the collection of:
This colour reel opens with scenes of inner-city redevelopment around Sharon Full Gospel Church, on Chorlton Rd in Manchester. Young people gamely undertake sponsored walks, from Liverpool to Manchester, and then from Macclesfield back to the church itself. Finally, we see the construction of the new youth centre, and younger members of the church singing.